A person accused of getting sex with a 14-year-old woman has been apprehended in Mexico 21 years after he fled following his arrest in Minnesota
MOORHEAD, Minn. — A person accused of getting sex with a 14-year-old woman was apprehended in Mexico on Wednesday, 21 years after he fled following his arrest in Minnesota, in line with regulation enforcement.
Curtis Lee Brovold, 67, was accused of getting sex with the woman from Moorhead, Minnesota, whom he met online in 2000. Brovold was arrested later that yr and charged with felony sexual conduct, however he failed to point out up for a court docket listening to and was positioned on essentially the most wished web page of the FBI’s Crimes Against Children unit.
Detectives from the Moorhead Police Department alongside with investigators from the FBI’s resident company in neighboring Fargo, North Dakota, decided that Brovold was dwelling in Cancun. Brovold was arrested without incident outdoors his dwelling on Wednesday afternoon.
“The FBI has two issues on its facet when working fugitive circumstances: persistence and a really lengthy reminiscence. Both helped lead us to Curtis Brovold,” FBI Special Age infont in Charge Michael Paul stated.
Brovold might be flown again to the United States and is predicted to be transferred to the custody of Moorhead regulation enforcement, authorities stated.